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Managing a High School Sport

Managing a High School Sport

April 25, 2019

Without actually being an athlete, one can still be part of a team.   Managing a sport is a great alternative for those who don’t necessarily want to play, but still want to help out on the team. But what is it really like managing a sport for a high school team?   Although it’s good to know the rules and such of the sp...

Tina Jacobs – New DC of Special Education

Tina Jacobs – New DC of Special Education

April 23, 2019

This year, CHS welcomes Tina Jacobs as the new department chair of special education.  Ms. Jacobs grew up in a small-town called Geneva, in Western New York. She has two sisters and a brother, and her youngest sister is 10 years younger than her.  Even as a kid, Ms. Jacobs knew she wanted to g...

Snow Days vs. Summer Days

Snow Days vs. Summer Days

April 23, 2019

You wake up to see snow covering the ground. You rush downstairs, and you mom tells you school is closed. It’s a happy feeling, but you don’t really think about when that snow day will be made up....

Prom Dos and Don’ts

Prom Dos and Don’ts

April 17, 2019

The school year may be winding down, but the highly-anticipated prom season is just around the corner. For many fresh-faced juniors, this is their first prom, and seniors are hit with their first off-c...

Senior Tips for Rising Seniors

Senior Tips for Rising Seniors

April 11, 2019

The anxiety arises as you are sitting and waiting for your turn to be interviewed. In your formal attire, your palms start to sweat as you hold your resume and cover letter. Suddenly your name is call...

Is 2019 the Year of British Hip-Hop?

Is 2019 the Year of British Hip-Hop?

April 11, 2019

“Overwhelmingly powerful...unlike anything released this year.”  “The kind of record that comes along only rarely.”  “The best rap record of the year.”   These are just a few of the many enthusiastic reactions for the two universally acclaimed albums currently atop review aggregator ...

Misconceptions about High School

Misconceptions about High School

April 5, 2019

POST  Common misconceptions about high school  There are many different depictions of high school in the world. TV, movies and books have imprinted a precedent of what happens in high school from a young ...

Urban Legends & Myths

Urban Legends & Myths

April 5, 2019

Myths are traditional ideas or stories, passed down through generations, that people commonly believe or go along with. They are not necessarily proven true or false. They can range from a superstiti...

Does Social Media Influence Students?

Does Social Media Influence Students?

April 5, 2019

Do apps like Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, YouTube, or Reddit sound familiar to you? If they do, it’s probably because you’ve seen a student using one, or you know someone that is frequently on these social media pl...

The Truth about Tech Week

The Truth about Tech Week

April 5, 2019

Ah, Tech Week, the wonderful time in which sleep is but a distant memory and you eat, breathe, and dream the dances in your school play.   Tech Week can be explained as a time when actors, stage crew mem...

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